5.2.1 Celebration of Confirmation

1. In addition to canon and liturgical law of the universal Church, the norms of Celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation: Protocol and Preparation (September 1, 2010 and revised April 2012) govern the celebration of the sacrament of confirmation in the diocese. [1]

2. Pastors and those who assist them by seeing to the preparation of candidates for confirmation are to obtain a copy of this document and to be familiar with its contents.



[1] Diocese of Lansing, Celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation: Protocol and Preparation (norms promulgated by the Bishop of Lansing and made effective on September 1, 2010; rev. April 2012). Available at the diocesan website. [Hereafter Confirmation Protocol and Preparation.]


Date approved by Bishop


Posted by
Msgr. S. J. Raica, chancellor